Electrician at KCA University (KCAU)

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  • Review electrical plans and specifications in building in order to understand the construction layout and related materials for electrical and electronics works in the University.
  • Implement all electrical and electric systems and equipment installation, modification, repair and maintenance.
  • Ensure all electrical installation, repairs and maintenance meet the requirements of the appropriate codes and environmental safety and protection requirement.
  • Change, repair and modify building electrical systems, wiring, fittings and appliances to suit end user interests.
  • Identify and requisition the required tools, equipment and materials needed for use in electrical and electronics work.
  • Perform scheduled general maintenance service on electrical wiring, systems, equipment and appliances in the University.
  • Implement all electrical and electronics installation, maintenance and user requirements as specified by the manufacturer of systems and fixture.
  • Undertake repairs, performance verification testing, acceptance testing, planned preventative maintenance and electrical safety testing on electrical equipment.
  • Train other staff in use of electric equipment and devices, keeping training records for safety and maintenance in the University.
  • Report faulty electronics and electrical appliances for their requisition and replacement.


  • Diploma in Electrical/ Electronics and or its equivalent from a reputable institution.
  • Minimum of three (3) years relevant working experience
  • Professional Membership with KETRB, IET etc.
  • Have an ERC certificate.
  • Experience of working within an educational environment or hospitality will be an added advantage


  • Computer literate
  • Knowledge of relevant professional standards.
  • Understand the Regulations that apply to installations, repairs and maintenance of electricity systems and appliances in Kenya.

Method of Application

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements should submit an application letter indicating current and desired salary, a detailed CV including three referees, academic and professional certificates, and a clear copy of your Kenya National ID and iTax certificate via email to hrjobs@kcau.ac.ke by 22nd June 2023.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

The subject of your email should read: ELECTRICIAN

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